MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (May 10, 2023) - The Town of Mount Pleasant is seeking engaged young community members to serve on its Youth Council for the 2023-2024 term.
The Youth Council program aims to engage and empower youth in Mount Pleasant, providing them with invaluable opportunities to serve, develop leadership skills, and grow into well-rounded, responsible citizens.
Youth Council members will be expected to fulfill a one-year term. Responsibilities include attending all monthly Youth Council meetings, developing and participating in quarterly service projects, attending one Town Council meeting, and acting as school representatives for projects and information on behalf of Youth Council.
To be eligible for the program, applicants must currently be enrolled in high school, including home-schooling, and be a resident of Mount Pleasant.
The application process will be conducted online, with applications being accepted until the end of May. An interview and selection process will take place in June.
This program offers a platform for young leaders to enhance their skills, broaden their perspectives, and actively contribute to the betterment of Mount Pleasant.
Interested students can find the Youth Council application here.